June 2017

Wed
28
Jun

EDWARD L. GATES

EDWARD L. (BUD) GATES, 86, rural Renwick, died Monday, June 26, 2017, at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. Those wishing to send online condolences can send them to masonlindhart@gmail.com and we will see that it gets to the family. Be sure to put the deceased’s name in the subject line.

Wed
28
Jun
Tue
27
Jun

Wildcat softball team in 10-3 victory at Pocahontas

Humboldt's varsity softball team pushed its season record to 25-4 overall after beating Pocahontas Area, 10-3 Tuesday night (June 27) in Pocahontas. The Wildcats totaled 10 hits on the night with Carlie Thompson leading the way by going 3-for-4 at bat with a triple and two RBI. Pitcher Ellie Jacobson pitched all seven innings and allowed five hits, one walk and struck out nine. A 4-run fourth inning put HHS ahead for good.

The Wildcats return to action on Wednesday night (June 28) when they visit Algona in a key North Central Conference game with the Bulldogs. The Wildcats are 11-1 in NCC play.

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Tue
27
Jun

RACHEL C. PETERSEN

RACHEL C. PETERSEN, 81, Humboldt, died Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. Those wishing to send online condolences can send them to masonlindhart@gmail.com and we will see that it gets to the family. Be sure to put the deceased’s name in the sub-ject line.

Tue
27
Jun

VIVIAN V. HEIDT

VIVIAN V. HEIDT, 85, Humboldt, died Monday, June 26, 2017, at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. Those wishing to send online condolences can send them to masonlindhart@gmail.com and we will see that it gets to the family. Be sure to put the deceased’s name in the subject line.

Mon
26
Jun

DONALD S. KRAFT

DONALD SIDNEY KRAFT, 77, Bixby, OK, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa, OK, with his family by his side.

Mon
26
Jun

Humboldt softball team in 10-1 victory over H-D


Halie George watches a base hit during this at-bat for the Wildcat softball team in recent action. Independent photo.

Humboldt moved one step closer to winning the North Central Conference softball title Monday night by whipping Hampton-Dumont, 10-1. The Wildcats, now 24-4 overall, 11-1 in the NCC, got a six-hit pitching performance from Ellie Jacobson while Jacobson, Olivia Birdsell, Mady Lange and TaylorGidel each had two hits for Humboldt. The Wildcats visit Pocahontas Area on Tuesday, June 27, for a non-conference game.

No. 4 Wildcat girls split 4 weekend games
Humboldt's No. 4 ranked softball team split four games last weekend in tournament action. Humboldt visited Boone on June 23 and lost 10-0 to the host Toreadors. Humboldt came back to beat Chariton, 12-5. In the Pella Christian tournament on June 24, the Wildcats lost 9-1 to Albia and defeated Prairie City Monroe, 9-2.

Mon
26
Jun

Wildcat baseball team in 9-2 victory over Bulldogs


Humboldt senior John Wergeland shown here at bat for the Wildcat baseball team. Independent photo.

Humboldt's varsity baseball team evened its North Central Conference record at 5-5 by stopping Hampton-Dumont, 9-2 Monday night (June 26) in Humboldt. Devon Clark pitched a 3-hitter and had three hits to power the Wildcats, who improved to 12-9 on the season.

Humboldt snapped a five-game losing skid by ripping Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn, 17-3 on June 24 in the Estherville-LC tournament. The Wildcats were coming off a 5-4 loss to ELC in the first game Saturday, as well as a 7-1 home loss to Iowa Falls-Alden the night before.

The Wildcats visit North Union on June 28. They play at Algona on June 29. HHS visits Clarion on Friday, June 30.

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Fri
23
Jun

KENTON A. NEWELL

KENTON A. NEWELL, 57, Henderson, NV, died Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his home in Henderson, NV. Those wishing to send online condolences can send them to masonlindhart@gmail.com and we will see that it gets to the family. Be sure to put the deceased’s name in the subject line.

Thu
22
Jun

ROGER W. HAWKINS

ROGER W. HAWKINS, 71, Humboldt, died Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at the Humboldt Care Center North. Those wishing to send online condolences can send them to masonlindhart@gmail.com and we will see that it gets to the family. Be sure to put the deceased’s name in the subject line.

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